24 Hours in Sarajevo, Bosnia

When it comes to underrated European destinations, Sarajevo is definitely at the top of the list. Despite the city being fascinating and incredibly beautiful, it often fails to get the same recognition as it’s Western European counterparts. If you’re looking for a destination rich in history and culture, but without the big price tag, SarajevoContinue reading “24 Hours in Sarajevo, Bosnia”

What you Learn About Yourself Whilst Traveling

Why do you want to travel?  It’s a pretty hard question, isn’t it? There are plenty of obvious answers — for fun, for adventure, to step out of your comfort zone. And of course, who doesn’t love a holiday? But some people use their backpacking adventure as a journey of self-discovery. When other backpackers talkContinue reading “What you Learn About Yourself Whilst Traveling”

Exploring Northumberland: Sycamore Gap Walk

I sometimes feel like the area that I know the least is the one in which I live. Of course, I know all of the essential, day to day living stuff — the fastest way from A to B, the best supermarket for the weekly shop. where to get the cheapest coffee. But when itContinue reading “Exploring Northumberland: Sycamore Gap Walk”

24 Hours in Lisbon, Portugal: A Step By Step Itinerary for Your Perfect Day

I never paid much attention to Lisbon in the past. But a last minute change of plans whilst travelling through Europe led us to this beautiful city. The journey there wasn’t easy. Delayed and cancelled flights meant that by the time I arrived, I had been awake for 24 hours. I was exhausted, ravenous, andContinue reading “24 Hours in Lisbon, Portugal: A Step By Step Itinerary for Your Perfect Day”

Tips for Travelling as a Couple Without Going Crazy

Travelling with your significant other will give you some of the best experiences of your life. However, it isn’t without its challenges. Because as we all know after this past year, being stuck together for what feels like forever can put some strain on a relationship. And all the different stresses that come with travelContinue reading “Tips for Travelling as a Couple Without Going Crazy”

Top 10 Travel Budgeting Tips

Over the years, backpackers have unsurprisingly gained a reputation as a bunch of spoilt ‘gap yah’ kids. Don’t get me wrong, whilst travelling I’ve come across many Felix and Jemima’s whose journey of self-discovery has been fully funded by Daddy’s credit card. But I’ve also come across plenty of regular people too — like teachers,Continue reading “Top 10 Travel Budgeting Tips”

5 European Countries to Visit After Lockdown

How much of the day do you spend planning for post-pandemic life? If the answer is more than you’d like to admit, you’re not alone. It feels like I spend half the day daydreaming of the next time I can see loved ones in the flesh or go to the pub. Just being able toContinue reading “5 European Countries to Visit After Lockdown”

How to Explore the World from Your Sofa

Remember how we all clung to hopeful optimism last December? Christmas was around the corner, and so was the end of the disaster that was 2020. We had rung in the New Year tired, drained, but hopeful — or maybe desperate. Surely 2021 couldn’t be worse than 2020, surely things could only get better? Well,Continue reading “How to Explore the World from Your Sofa”

Pancakes of the World: The Best Countries to Visit to Satisfy Your Breakfast Craving

Pancake Day is always an important date in any foodie’s yearly calendar. But after the past year, everyone should be treating themselves by going all out to celebrate the world’s best breakfast food. There are many different ways you can make this pancake day one to remember. You could try breaking the record for theContinue reading “Pancakes of the World: The Best Countries to Visit to Satisfy Your Breakfast Craving”

The Top 5 Romantic European Cities for Valentine’s Day

I can’t think of any yearly celebration that’s quite as divisive as Valentine’s Day. Whilst some love all the romance and passion, others detest the day and see it as a marketing ploy to sell fancy chocolate and pricey roses. Personally, I can take it or leave it. I’m not a fan of the cringey,Continue reading “The Top 5 Romantic European Cities for Valentine’s Day”